Reviews of topical problems

Exotic charmonium

 a,  a,  b
a Russian Federation State Scientific Center A.I. Alikhanov Institute ofTheoretical and Experimental Physics, ul. Bolshaya Cheremushkinskaya 25, Moscow, 117259, Russian Federation
b Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, prosp. akad. Lavrenteva 11, Novosibirsk, 630090, Russian Federation

The most significant results on the spectroscopy, production and decay of charmonium and charmonium-like states are reviewed. The surprise-filled physics of charmonium is currently attracting a lot of experimental and theoretical attention. Unexpected properties exhibited by numerous discovered states fail to be explained by current theory which claims instead the existence in the spectra of charmonium-like particles of exotic systems different from usual bound states.

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PACS: 12.38.Qk, 13.66.Bc, 14.40.Pq, 14.40.Rt (all)
DOI: 10.3367/UFNe.0180.201003a.0225
Citation: Pakhlova G V, Pakhlov P N, Eidel’man S I "Exotic charmonium" Phys. Usp. 53 219–241 (2010)
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T1 Exotic charmonium
A1 Pakhlova,G.V.
A1 Pakhlov,P.N.
A1 Eidel’man,S.I.
PB Physics-Uspekhi
PY 2010
FD 10 Mar, 2010
JF Physics-Uspekhi
JO Phys. Usp.
VO 53
IS 3
SP 219-241
DO 10.3367/UFNe.0180.201003a.0225

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